Monthly Archives: February, 2016

The Rosa Parks Collection is Now Online

Read about the newly-digitized Rosa Parks Papers at The Library of  Congress.. In addition, check out a video that tells the story of the acquisition & preparation of the collection, plus a Primary Source Gallery from the collection designed for use by teachers and students.http://www.loc.gov/today/pr/2016/16-042.html?loclr=fbloc

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60th Anniversary of the Montgomery Bus Boycott

Originally posted on Rediscovering Black History:
Today’s post was written by Dr. Tina L. Ligon, Lead Archivist at the National Archives in College Park, Maryland On December 1, 1955, Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat on a Montgomery, Alabama city bus to a white man. She was arrested and charged with violating the city’s…

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Chief Tuira Kayapo: A Bold Matriarchal Warrior Who Refuses Colonist Fuckery into Her World

Source: Chief Tuira Kayapo: A Bold Matriarchal Warrior Who Refuses Colonist Fuckery into Her World

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